Most of the 60+ electives offered in the MLIS and MARA graduate programs are available through the i.School Open Classes program.
Open Classes courses are electives offered in the Master of Library and Information Science and Master of Archives and Records Administration programs at the San José State University School of Information. Most of the electives offered in the master's degree programs are available through the Open Classes program on a space available basis. Courses are offered during the fall, spring, and summer sessions. Course selection and faculty vary each session.
Summer 2016 class topics include: embedded librarians, cybersecurity, MySQL, Encoded Archival Description, film and media, community partnerships, graphic novels and digital libraries. The window to request classes for summer 2016 Open Classes will be from May 2 through May 16, 2016. A courses list for summer Open Classes is available.